First Name/Last Name
City, State Zip code
phone # (main)
- Alternate example (head of page):
Name, Address City,
State Zip code
phone # (main), cell #, email address
Short entences that describe you goal with respect to the position,
in a nutshell. Already beginning to answer why you should be hired.
Highlights and Qualifications:
Recap your skills and achievements that evidence why you should
Contains specific achievements. Also
whether you met or exceeded goals.
As a sample, for Construction Estimator
or Construction Purchasing Agent, you may want
to spell out in terms of total dollars cost savings, or other
easily identifiable, concrete form, for example: 'Resulted
in a record $ 1.8 mil identifiable costs savings to corporation
over a three year period'.
If in Construction Sales, for example: 'Achieved
$800,000 in sales volume for first quarter of 2012, exceeding projected
quota by 30%'
If a Safety Inspector, how your efforts directly achieved
a quantifiable drop in terms of accidents and injuries. In essence,
provide the reader of the resume something he or she can easily
quantify to help evaluate you as a potential candidate. Numeric
results are ideal if this fits the situation.
Companies employed by, their address, and dates of employ.
Usually ordered by most recent first.
Succinctly include what was achieved in your role, your responsibilities
Educational institutions attended, degrees, awards and honorary
memberships along with dates.
Listings of special skills that relate to the position.
ex: 'MS Office, php/mysql, fluent in Chineese and Russian'
'Available on request'.